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Report: Apple supplier Foxconn to acquire accessory maker Belkin for $866M

A Hong-Kong based subsidiary, FIT Hon Teng, of Taiwan-based iPhone supplier Foxconn is looking to acquire Belkin, a well-known iPhone accessory maker.

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Apple shares annual Supplier Responsibility report, attributes increase in ‘core violations’ to amount of new partners

Apple today has released its 12th annual Supplier Responsibility Progress Report, detailing the work the company is doing in improving conditions at supplier facilities. Apple touts that 15 million supplier employees have now been trained on their rights, including 3 million just last year.

The report, however, also offers colors at some of the issues Apple still faces in its supply chain…

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Sources: Apple is designing its own power-management chips for use in iPhones from as early as 2018; current supplier Dialog Semiconductor sees shares drop ~19% (Cheng-Ting-Fang/Nikkei)

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Sources: Apple is designing its own power-management chips for use in iPhones from as early as 2018; current supplier Dialog Semiconductor sees shares drop ~19%  —  Frankfurt shares of current developer Dialog Semiconductor hit  —  TAIPEI — Apple is designing its own main power management chips …


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Samsung Reportedly Working With A New Supplier For Fingerprint Scanners

According to recent rumors Samsung might change the placement of its rear fingerprint scanner. Which is said to be on a more accessible position on the upcoming Galaxy S9 smartphone. As the current Galaxy S8 lineup from Samsung sports a weirdly placed fingerprint scanner. That is not easy to access, while the upcoming Galaxy S9 is rumored to have it under the camera lens. Which is the most convenient and natural spot for a fingerprint scanner.

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Suspected Apple VCSEL supplier reports shipment delay, unlikely to impact ‘iPhone 8’ availability

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Finisar, a manufacturer of vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers (VCSEL) thought to be supplying hardware to Apple, on Thursday said it was forced to push shipments out to October due to a problem with current production units, though the delay is not predicted to impact "iPhone 8." …
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Apple Inc. Supplier TSMC Starts Production Of A11 Chip For iPhone 8

Apple Inc. Supplier TSMC Starts Production Of A11 Chip For iPhone 8

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSMC) has started production of the A11 SoC for Apple, according to DigiTimes. The A11 is expected to feature in the redesigned OLED iPhone 8 that is slated to come out later this year. TSMC is the sole supplier of A11 …
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LG Named 3D Camera Supplier for iPhone 8; TSMC to Push A11 Chip Production

LG Named 3D Camera Supplier for iPhone 8; TSMC to Push A11 Chip Production

There was a leaked benchmark for the said ARM SoC a few weeks ago. However, this was dismissed almost immediately as fake or Photoshopped. It is still a mystery whether or not Apple will eventually go for more than four cores on the A11 chip. With the ever …
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Samsung Galaxy S8 batteries could come from Japanese supplier

Samsung Galaxy S8 batteries could come from Japanese supplier

Bridget Carey finds a sweet way to illustrate Samsung’s findings on why the Galaxy Note 7 overheated, and what the company is doing to prevent future battery failures. Two big battery mistakes are probably enough for Samsung to change its ways. Samsung is …
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